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Meaning of 保

protect, guarantee, keep


ho, hou



Learn Japanese kanji: 【 ホ、ホウ / たも(つ) 】.

Meaning: protect, guarantee, keep.

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Example #1

watashi wa sono zaiko o kakuho suru.
I'll maintain those stocks.
Example #2

kare wa hoken kaisha ni tsutomete iru.
He works for an insurance company.
Example #3

kodomo o hoikuen made mukae ni iku.
I go to the nursery school to pick up the children.
Example #4

chichi wa seimei hoken ni haitte imasu.
My father has life insurance.
Example #5

kare wa sono hoshoukin o haraitakunai.
He doesn't want to pay the security deposit.

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